Category Archives: Children

Mom can I? Mom he’s not? Mom can we? Mom where is?

Parenting is a tough job that truly never ends. Yep I am pretty sure it doesn’t end based on the fact that my mom still tells me what to do! Never mind whether or not I listen to her.Anyhow, this … Continue reading

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Young Love?

My 16 year old is dating!  Well as of yesterday it is now up in the air as to whether they are still dating or not (I will explain later).   Not sure how I feel about him dating.  I … Continue reading

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You shall teach them diligently to your children.

My ex husband was and probably still is really good at teaching my children manners.  I am good at reminding them of their please and thank yous, but he is much better than me. How?  He taught them from a … Continue reading

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Yes, I still drive them to and from school!

Some people criticize my willingness to drive my children to and from school.  (Fyi.  I have two children in high school and two younger ones that are now home schooled).  The argument is they should learn to be independent, responsible, … Continue reading

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Why would you want to homeschool anyway?

About 20, 000 children are homeschooled in Ontario.   Funny I haven’t ran into any of them yet, well except one boy which already knew before.  Of course this is just a drop in the bucket of almost 2 million … Continue reading

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Home to School

So I have taken on the adventure or challenge maybe, of homeschooling! It has been one week since my 8 and 11 year old boys have been staying home for their education.  I decided to take the plunge after just … Continue reading

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Mom, it’s only makeup what’s the big deal?!

“I’m 14 years old and you think I am too young for everything.” My lovely daughter thinks I am too protective and have too many rules.  I disagree.  I think that children are supposed to age gradually.  What the heck … Continue reading

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